2016-2017 Undergraduate Catalog
East Stroudsburg Normal School opened it doors on September 4, 1893. Today, ESU is a comprehensive university in northeastern Pennsylvania offering 58 undergraduate and 22 graduate degrees and is one of the 14 institutions in the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education.
2016-2017 Undergraduate Catalog > Academic Programs and Courses > English
College of Arts and Sciences
The Faculty of Arts and Letters
Stroud Hall, Room 309
About the Program
An English degree is one of the most flexible and useful degrees students can earn. English majors prepare themselves for a wide variety of careers. They become teachers and administrators, writers and editors, and directors of corporate communications and public relations programs.
Once English majors complete their undergraduate degrees at ESU, they can earn advanced degrees in English, journalism, and communication. Their training also makes them excellent candidates for law schools and MBA programs.
About the Degrees
English majors select from five tracks and dozens of courses:
The Bachelor of Arts program offers three tracks:
The Bachelor of Science program offers two tracks:
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Prerequisites for Literature Courses
Academic Programs and Courses
English B.A. - Concentration: Literature
English B.A. - Concentration: Professional and Media Writing
English B.A. - Concentration: Writing
English B.S. - Concentration: Secondary Education
English B.S. - Concentration: Secondary Education/SPED
Business Writing Certificate
ENGL - English Courses
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